Engineering Technician II

Company Name: Homer Electric Association, Inc.
Phone Number: (907) 235-3369
City: Kenai
State/Provence: Alaska
Zip: 99611
Job Title: Engineering Technician II
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Engineering
Posting Start Date: September 16, 2016
Salary: Per Contract
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

Homer Electric Association, Inc. is seeking a person to fill the position of Engineering Technician II in the Kenai, AK office. Duties include the design of overhead and underground single and three-phase power lines; field staking, inspections and preparing cost estimates for line extensions, new services and system improvements; maintaining system inventories, record keeping, file maintenance, and finalizing work orders; updating and maintaining system electric maps using GIS software; inspecting distribution lines for compliance, performing periodic maintenance inspections of electrical facilities and preparing work orders as required for maintenance work. Technicians also assist in field survey work for securing rights-of-way and easements for power line as-builts, and locating line extensions and other system facilities. Must be able to work with and around customers.

Experience Required:

The successful candidate will demonstrate two years of college level staking/surveying education or training, and two years of related work experience, at least one of which must be in the Engineering Technician I classification or equivalent. Two years of field surveying experience or knowledge of electrical theory may be substituted for the year of Engineering Technician experience. Four years of applicable work experience can be substituted for the education requirements. GIS experience is desirable. Candidates may be required to demonstrate proficiency in algebra and geometry as part of the application process.  HEA will train surveying background candidates that don’t have electrical design knowledge.

How to Apply:

PLEASE NOTE: Although a closing date is listed on this recruitment consideration/interviews will be ongoing and the position may close early if the right candidate is identified. Delaying your application for the closing date is not advised. This position will be open until filled.

Applications may be completed on line at If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact Human Resources at (907) 235-3369 or

HEA is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Posting End Date: November 15, 2016